The table below looks at the statistics for Cyber Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cyber Security over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cyber Security
Rank 106 107 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing Cyber Security 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.091% 0.089% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.10% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £40,000 £62,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Cyber Security
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
931 955 496
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 85.02% 84.89% 70.55%
Number of salaries quoted 826 817 438
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Cyber Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cyber Security across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Cyber Security Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Cyber Security
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cyber Security across the Kent region.

Cyber Security Salary Trend in Kent

Cyber Security
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Kent region citing Cyber Security also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Cyber Security.

1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Nessus
2 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
2 1 (33.33%) Security Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
2 1 (33.33%) SIEM
2 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Palantir
2 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) SAS
2 1 (33.33%) Broadband
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) SSL
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco

Cyber Security
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Kent region citing Cyber Security also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Cyber Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) Broadband
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) SSL
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Security Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Security Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Cloud Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security
1 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
1 1 (33.33%) Security Architecture
1 1 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
1 1 (33.33%) SIEM
1 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
1 1 (33.33%) Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Nessus
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Palantir
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
Kent
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 hours ago
Kent
Experis Ltd
Salary: £34000.00 - £46000.00 per annum + 10% bonus & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago